Courses & Workshops

LearningLab DTU offers a number of courses on university teaching with special focus on engineering education.

Teacher’s training and teaching development at DTU is based on the idea of “Scholarship of Teaching & Learning”.In brief, this means that you as a faculty member work professionally with continually develop and improve your teaching practice. This implies:

  • to gather evidence of the effects your teaching has on student learning
  • to systematically and with a critical approach analyse your teaching and your students’ learning processes and outcome
  • to share and discuss knowledge and experiences about teaching and learning with colleagues
  • to build and expand your knowledge foundation of learning theory and engineering education. 

Read more about “Scholarship of Teaching & Learning”at DTU and get inspiration to your teaching practice.   

You are always welcome to contact the staff at LearningLab DTU if you want support and advice to your teaching and course design.

Are you new in your role as a university teacher?

Then you are welcome to attend Education in University Teaching at DTU - UDTU. UDTU is an introductory education in university teaching and learning. In focus is how to educate engineers. UDTU is mandatory for you who are going to be an Associate Professor and/or are being responsible for a course at DTU.

You participate in UDTU when you are new in your role as a university teacher and hold a faculty position at DTU. UDTU train you to be able to have full responsibility for DTU courses and take the leadership in teaching and learning processes.

Learn more about UDTU and sign up.

DTU Learn workshops

Do you want to use DTU Learn in the most effective and learning oriented way? LearningLab offers workshops on the functions of and best practices in DTU Learn.

Learn more about the DTU Learn workshops

Are you a PhD student?

As a PhD student you can participate in Course 1 of UDTU: “Teaching Lab”.

If you have participated in Course 1 and after your Ph.D. period are hired in a faculty position at DTU you sign up of UDTU Courses 2 – 4.

Learn more about Course 1”Teaching Lab” and sign up.

Are you an experienced university teacher?

If you have long teaching experience at university level and have been course responsible for some years but are missing a structured training in teaching and learning, you are welcome to participate in UDTU. As an experienced teacher you are not required to complete Course 1 "Teaching Lab" before you can enroll in Courses 2-4.

The specific activities in UDTU courses will be adapted for experienced teachers, and in you will be expected to draw on your teaching experience while participating in the courses.

Further more you can participate in different elective pedagogical workshops, that focus on specific pedagogical topics.

Learn more about UDTU

Other courses and workshops

LearningLab offers a selection of pedagogical workshops on specific and current pedagogical themes. The workshop programme is continuously updated with new topics.

Learn more about the pedagogical workshops